Manchester City opened up their Champions League campaign with a 4-0 demolition of Borussia Moenchengladbach.
The match was originally scheduled to have been played on Tuesday, but had been postponed due to poor weather conditions.
City are regarded as one of the favorites with Pep Guardiola at the helm, and they showed that quality as they made slight work of their German opponents.
Aguero, City rout Gladbach
Striker Sergio Aguero had missed the derby clash with Manchester United due to suspension. It however didn’t take him long to get into the swing of things. The Argentine striker connected with a low cross from Aleksandar Kolarov in the 8th minute to put City ahead.
He made it two 20 minutes later, converting from the penalty spot after Christoph Kramer had brought down debutant Ilkay Gundogan.
He finally completed his hat trick with thirteen minutes to go. Nigerian wonderkid Kelechi Iheanacho completed the rout for City. The win is Guardiola’s 7th in as many games as City manager.